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Spinout takes aim at treatments for multiple sclerosis

Novel treatments that may reverse the effects of multiple sclerosis will be investigated by a new drug-discovery company spun out from the University of Edinburgh. Backed by Series A funding of...
‘Outstanding Entrepreneurial University’ finalist

‘Outstanding Entrepreneurial University’ finalist

The University of Edinburgh has been shortlisted in the Outstanding Entrepreneurial University category of the Times Higher Education Awards 2019.Reaching the final of the competition reflects the quality and quantity of support and services provided to the...

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‘Financial Technology Partner’ winner

‘Financial Technology Partner’ winner

The University of Edinburgh has been named best Financial Technology Partner at the Scottish Financial Technology Awards, reflecting impactful work by Edinburgh Innovations. The University beat off stiff competition from corporations, law firms and high profile...

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Student Enterprise Hub an instant hit

Student Enterprise Hub an instant hit

Edinburgh Innovations' new Student Enterprise Hub has proven a hit with entrepreneurial students and recent graduates.The Hub, by the entrance to Appleton Tower on Chapel Street, is a space for students to meet and work on their enterprises, as well as a venue for EI...

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Startups impress investors at Demo Day

Startups impress investors at Demo Day

A dozen student startups that completed Edinburgh Innovations' 12-week summer accelerator programme have impressed investors at the 2019 Startup Summer Demo Day. The businesses and social enterprises pitching to an audience of investors and business leaders ranged...

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New consultancy helps businesses tackle tech ethics

New consultancy helps businesses tackle tech ethics

Two participants in Edinburgh Innovations' Startup Summer Accelerator programme have launched a consultancy to help businesses navigate the growing ethical challenges of using artificial intelligence and other burgeoning technology.Ethical Intelligence, launched by...

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£1m MRC grant to test new treatment for advanced cancer

£1m MRC grant to test new treatment for advanced cancer

Researchers have been awarded funding for a clinical study of a novel approach to treating advanced cancer symptoms that could improve quality of life for patients. The Medical Research Council (MRC) has awarded the Biomedical Catalyst grant to the Institute of...

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